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Wal-Mart Holds a Food Drive for Its Own Struggling Workers

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>An Ohio Wal-Mart is holding a food drive for underprivileged families who can't afford Thanksgiving …

Obesity linked to early puberty in girls, study finds

There’s yet another reason to worry about the obesity epidemic among America’s kids: Extra weight may be sending U.S. girls into puberty earlier than ever.<p>Researchers have found that girls with higher body mass index, a ratio of height and weight, may start developing breasts more than a year …

Supreme Court to hear case on separating church and state

WASHINGTON — When Susan Galloway, who is Jewish, and Linda Stephens, an atheist, complained about the Christian prayers at town board meetings in Greece, N.Y., they were told they could "leave the room or just not listen," Galloway said.<p>"We felt like outcasts," Galloway said. "We are not …

“Sophisticated” drug tunnel discovered between U.S. and Mexico

<b>An Oct. 31, 2013, photo released by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement shows agents in a tunnel designed to smuggle drugs from Tijuana, Mexico, to San Diego. (AP/U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Paul Caffrey)</b><p>The underground tunnel running from Tijuana to San Diego had ventilation, …

Abortion clinics in Texas begin to close doors as restrictive law takes effect

Centres shut down after contentious Republican law comes into force despite challenges from Democrats and pro-choice activists.<p>Abortion clinics in Texas have begun to close down or halt procedures as the state's restrictive new abortion law goes into effect.<p>The new regulations demand that any …

Families burdened by food stamp cuts - Video on NBCNews.com

>>> another big story affecting tens of millions of americans who rely on food stamps to feed their families. as of today they have to get by on less. about 5% less because a special part-time recession boost to the food stamp program has expired. nearly 48 million people, a lot of them working …

Pentagon Pushes States On Benefits For Same-Sex Couples

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has directed the National Guard Bureau to resolve a dispute that is making it difficult for same-sex couples to receive military benefits.<p>The Pentagon started to recognize same-sex marriages soon after the Supreme Court struck down the Defense of Marriage Act this …

A $100 Million Urban Resilience Effort To Help Cities Survive The Next Superstorm

Up to 75% of the planet is set to live in cities by 2050, just as climate change threatens to make exceptional weather less exceptional. Urban areas …

Hope and peril on Mexico’s border | Financial Times

<b>The Beast: Riding the Rails and Dodging Narcos on the Migrant Trail</b>, by Oscar Martínez, <i>Verso, RRP£14.99/$26.95, 298 pages</i><p><b>Midnight in Mexico: A</b> …